Swim School Staff – Alhambra @ LA Fitness

Swim School Staff

We realize the quality of our programs depends on the quality of our instructors. For this reason, our instructors are chosen based on their qualifications, communication skills, patience, and love for children. Our structured training program ensures that each student receives the finest hands-on instruction available. Regardless of their age or skill level, students will discover that continuous interaction with our warm and caring instructors develops trust and stability both in and out of the water. We are pleased to give our swimmers a qualified team of experienced, mature professionals who are devoted to making a positive impact on their students.

Ali

Park City, Utah

Ali has been swimming since the early age of 5. In high school she became captain of her swim team and played competitive water polo. Ali joins Waterworks Aquatics with 2 years’ experience teaching swimming lessons. She also has an extensive background as a nanny, working with children of varying ages. her favorite aspect of teaching swimming lessons is being  a part of her students’ progress.

Brittney

Pico Rivera

Brittney began swimming at the age of six with the help of her family. Her favorite part about teaching swimming lessons is getting to work with children and making sure their learning process is still fun. Brittney has had the chance to work with children ranging from four to ten years old while babysitting last three years. She is currently attending California State University of Los Angeles where she is studying Kinesiology. Some of her hobbies include playing golf and spending time with her nephews.

Ilianna

Los Angeles

Ilianna learned how to swim when she was five years old and partook in private swim lessons at the age of fifteen to become proficient in each swim stroke. She gained experience working with children through babysitting. Her favorite thing about teaching swimming lessons is watching her students’ swim skills improve each lesson. Ilianna is currently studying Business and Economics at California State University, Los Angeles. A fun fact about Ilianna is that she loves to paint!

Additional Skills: Bilingual in Spanish

Javany

Brooklyn, NY

Javany has been swimming since the young age of three. One of her favorite strokes is Backstroke. She has been working with children for the past 5 years as a babysitter and a math tutor. What she enjoys most about teaching swimming lessons is getting to interact with her students and seeing how quickly her students are able to learn all new skills. Javany is currently attending Cal State Los Angeles where she is studying Applied Mathematics. On her free time she enjoys drawing, dancing, singing and playing a variety of sports.

Marlene

Southgate

Marlene is currently studying Kinesiology at Cal State University, Los Angeles. She first learned to swim at age 7 and she began competing on her high school swim team as a Sophomore. Her favorite strokes are the butterfly and the breaststroke. Marlene gained experience working with children of all ages as a babysitter. She enjoys caring for her nephew and her niece, who has autism. Her favorite part about teaching swim lessons is seeing her students excitement when they learn a new skill. In her spare time Marlene loves to write, paint, hike, and run at the beach.

Additional Skills: Bilingual in Spanish, Special Needs, Technique, Adult

Marley

Alhambra

Marley began swimming at the age of five with the help of her family. Her favorite part about teaching swimming lessons is being able to work with student’s different personality and seeing them advance to the next level. She is currently attending East Los Angeles College where she is studying Nursing and Psychology. On her free time, she loves going to the movies and being able to spend quality with friends and family.

Additional Skills: Bilingual in Spanish.

Tiffanie

Los Angeles

Tiffanie learned how to swim when she was seven years old and she swam competitively throughout high school. Her favorite stroke is Butterfly and her favorite event is the 100 Yard Butterfly. She gained experience working with children ages 6 month to three years as a babysitter. Tiffanie loves watching the excitement on her students’ faces when they accomplish their goals. She is currently studying Kinesiology at East Los Angeles College. When Tiffanie is not in the water, she loves going to Disneyland!

Additional Skills: Bilingual in Spanish